AIM will officially sign-off forever in December

November 4, 2017

Image: Liz Pierson / mashable composite AOL Instant Messenger (AIM), the beloved messaging service that was the first online experience for an entire generation, will finally reach the end of its life later this year.  SEE ALSO: How dancing emoji hijacked your job — and why there’s no going back The remnants of the once popular chat service will be taken off life support (i.e. AOL parent company Oath will…

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The outrage about the Women’s Convention misses a key point

Image: early gibson III/WireImage It’s October 2017 and some fights just won’t die.  Take a look at the most recent intra-resistance clash. In September, organizers of the Women’s March announced that they’d decided to designate the theme of their upcoming convention as the famous Maxine Waters’ quote “Reclaiming Our Time.” The all-powerful Congresswoman would be featured as headliner.  The convention only generated modest amounts of buzz until recently, when organizers…

October 22, 2017
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Whoops, Unilever insists its KJU body soap isn’t named after Kim Jong-un

lol you did watImage: AFP/Getty Images That new KJU line of body soaps and mist fragrances from Unilever isn’t named after Kim Jong-un, Unilever would like you to know. It’s just that after the name was created and even trademarked, that the company realised what it had done. SEE ALSO: Kim Jong-un just called Trump mentally deranged and everything is fine “It was only after we trademarked it that I…

October 15, 2017
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After Trump’s visit to Puerto Rico, Mayor of San Juan wears a ‘NASTY’ T-shirt in a TV interview

Whoever is responsible for the Mayor of San Juan’s T-shirt collection, we’d like to take this time to thank you. Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, not one to mince her words or protest T-shirts, wore a black T-shirt emblazoned with the words “NASTY” on it to a Univision interview Wednesday morning. Yulín Cruz’s T-shirt appears to have been in response to Trump’s tweets about her on Saturday, as well as his…

October 12, 2017
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You’re not going to believe this, but I’m God and I completely forgot I was supposed to end the world today

Ugghhhh, I drew this up and EVERYTHING! I am so stupid!Image: Shutterstock / Vadim Sadovski Christian numerologist David Meade’s theory that the world will end on Sept. 23, due to what he sees as biblical signs, has thus far been met with dull shrugs from the world’s citizens.  Here to comment is God. Well, it’s official: I’m God and I am a frigging huge moron! I completely forgot that I…

October 6, 2017
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Frida the Mexican Labrador retriever has rescued 52 people during natural disasters like the Oaxaca earthquake

In the wake of two harrowing earthquakes in Mexico, the story of local rescuer — a Labrador retriever named Frida — serves as a small comfort.  A canine rescuer belonging to the Mexican navy (SEMAR), Frida recently made headlines for her recent contributions to search and rescue missions following natural disasters in her country.  SEE ALSO: Here’s how to help Mexico after another deadly earthquake Su valiosa ayuda y amor…

October 2, 2017
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